Innovation

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Build a Robot at RHH Academy / Chế tạo robot tại Học viện RHH

Do you want to learn how to build a robot? You can learn at the RHH Academy in Vinh. You use legos to make robots. You operate them with a laptop or an iPad. Students teach their robot to race, battle or complete other tasks. Building robots, coding and finishing arts & crafts projects makes kids better at solving problems. This is a life skill that will help them in the future. Bạn có muốn […]

What is the Hour of Code?

What is the Hour of Code? The Hour of Code is a one-hour coding challenge to give students a fun first introduction to computer science. There are hundreds of one-hour activities in over 48 languages (including Vietnamese) for primary school and up. The activities require no experience. Learn more about the Hour of Code (in English or Vietnamese): www.hourofcode.com Computer science is foundational Computer science is changing every industry on the planet. Every 21st-century student […]

Screenshot from the homepage of the ELSA website.

ELSA: An English Teacher in Your Pocket

ELSA stands for English Language Speech Assistant. It’s a new app available in the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. If you’re learning English as a second language, this is the app for you. It will listen to how you say a word. If you make a pronunciation mistake, ELSA will hear it. Suggestions for improvement will be offered based on how you said the word. In addition to helping you with pronunciation, it […]

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Hackanoi has Landed in Vietnam – A Hacker’s Paradise

Life is filled with amazing possibilities. It’s up to you to find one, grab it and hold on. My friend Tom Tran found one. It’s incredible! His goal is to create a space where people can meet and create awesomeness. He and his friends from Cobri want to make a hackerspace unlike anything Hanoi has ever seen. If the word hacker frightens you, please continue reading. I hope you won’t be afraid when you’re done […]

Playing with Google Cardboard.

Thoughts Become Things: The First AngelHack Hackathon in Vietnam

Every so often life gives you an opportunity to be part of something amazing. I got this chance when I was one of the organizers of a hackathon. AngelHack has organized more than 300 hackathons all over the world but they have never been to Vietnam. I felt a mixture of excitement and fear as I became the first AngelHack Ambassador to Vietnam. There was one problem… I wasn’t in Vietnam. I was helping my family […]